American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

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Title Publication Year
North America, United States, Utah, Moab Area
Moab Area. On the Merrimac Butte, 200 feet left of its prow, Stuart and Bret Ruckman established The Albatross (I, 5.11c). ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
North America, United States, New Mexico, Sandstone Towers near Ghost Ranch, Abiquiu
Sandstone Towers near Ghost Ranch, Abiquiu. There are numerous sandstone towers near my home in northern New Mexico and until ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
North America, United States, New Mexico, Kokopelli Spire
Kokopelli Spire. This intriguing spire, located across the river from Farmington, had seen several attempts before Mike Baker and I ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
North America, United States, New Mexico, Zuni Needle, Gallup Area
Zuni Needle, Gallup Area. Mike Baker and I made the first ascent of this beautiful 250-foot tower on April 7 and 8. ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
North America, United States, New Mexico, Animas Spire
Animas Spire (I, 5.7 + , A3) is located just 50 feet downhill from Ghost Tower. Mike Baker and I climbed it on February 15. ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
North America, United States, New Mexico, Ford Butte
Ford Butte. Ford Butte is mentioned in Herbert Ungnade’s Mountains of New Mexico, but precious little history of climbing ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
North America, United States, New Mexico, Angel Peak Correction
Angel Peak Correction. In AAJ 1991, page 169, Angel Peak was incorrectly placed. It rises in northeastern New Mexico.
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
North America, United States, Idaho, Chimney Rock, Selkirk Crest
Chimney Rock, Selkirk Crest. On August 19, Ann Robertson and I made the first ascent of a new three-pitch route on ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
North America, United States, Wyoming–Wind River Range, Square Top Mountain 1990
Square Top Mountain 1990. Doug Colwell and I climbed an excellent new 17-pitch route (V, 5. 10d) on the east face of ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
North America, United States, Wyoming–Wind River Range, "Cloud Buttress," near Temple Lake
“Cloudburst Buttress, ” near Temple Lake. While in the Temple Peak area during the first week of September, Reid Dowdle, Jeff ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
North America, United States, Wyoming–Wind River Range, Little El Capitan, Southern Wind River Range
Little El Capitan, Southern Wind River Range. In August, Jeff Alzner and I hiked 16 miles to climb a half dome ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
North America, United States, Colorado, Climbs in Colorado National Monument
Climbs in Colorado National Monument. Mike Colocino and Calvin Herbert climbed Tunnel Vision (III, 5.10 +, A1,4pitches). The route ascends the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Mount Logan, Queen Mary, McArthur and Hubbard, Icefield Ranges, Kluane National Park Reserve
Mounts Logan, Queen Mary, McArthur and Hubbard, Icefield Ranges, Kluane National Park Reserve. During the 1991 climbing season, there were 16 groups ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
North America, Canada, Yukon Territory, Mount Upton and Other Peaks
Mount Upton and Other Peaks. In 1968, Philip P. Upton made the first landing at the Arctic Institute of North America’...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
North America, Canada, British Columbia, Coast Range, Mount Crawford, Chatsquot-Smaby Icefields, North Central Coast Range
Mount Crawford, Chatsquot-Smaby Icefields, North Central Coast Range, British Columbia. Pete Parrotta and I were helicoptered to the remote Chatsquot- ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
North America, Canada, Interior Ranges of British Columbia, South Howser Spire, Northeast Butress, Bugaboos
South Howser Spire, Northeast Buttress, Bugaboos. In the summer of 1990, Jon Turk and I climbed an excellent route on the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
North America, Canada, Interior Ranges of British Columbia, Mount Harmon, Olive Ridge Spires and Black Fang, Scottish Peaks
Mount Harmon, Olive Ridge Spires and Black Fang, Scottish Peaks. The Scottish Peaks rise from the Catamount Glacier about 15 miles ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
North America, Canada, Interior Ranges of British Columbia, Middle Scottish Peak, East Face
Middle Scottish Peak, East Face. From the setting, rock and quality, this 5.6 climb deserves mention. From the North Star Glacier, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Mount Alberta's North Face and Northeast Ridge
Mount Alberta’s North Face and Northeast Ridge. Mark Wilford’s remarkable solo climb of this route is described in ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Mount Alberta, Northeast Ridge
Mount Alberta, Northeast Ridge. During the first week of August, Jack Lewis and I climbed the northeast ridge of Mount ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Edith Cavell, North Face Solo
Edith Cavell, North Face Solo. Robert Cordery-Cotter soloed a route on the north face of Edith Cavell at the end ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
North America, Canada, Canadian Rockies, Mount Bryce, Winter Ascent
Mount Bryce, Winter Ascent. The east ridge of Mount Bryce was climbed in January by Joe Mckay and Greg Colorach ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
North America, Canada, New Foundland and Labrador, Mealy Range Ski Traverse, Southern Labrador
Mealy Range Ski Traverse, Southern Labrador. Dartmouth student Dean Engle (recipient of an American Alpine Club Climbing Fellowship grant) organized ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
North America, Canada, Nunavut, Canadian Arctic, Tirokwa, Bilbo, Asgard, Auyuittuq National Park, Baffin Island
Tirokwa, Bilbo, Asgard, Auyuittuq National Park, Baffin Island. From June 20 to July 29, Nicholas D. Wood, Jonathan Ison, Ian Marriot, Sean ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
North America, Canada, Nunavut, Canadian Arctic, Breidablik, Asgard and Other Peaks, Cumberland Peninsula, Baffin Island
Breidablik, Asgard and Other Peaks, Cumberland Peninsula, Baffin Island. Our German Alpine Club (DAV) Training Expedition was active on Baffin ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
North America, Greenland, Cathedral Peak Attempt, Lemon Bjerge, East Greenland
Cathedral Peak Attempt, Lemon Bjerge, East Greenland. Our expedition was organized to send a small, unsupported party of mountaineers into ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
North America, Greenland, Mont Forel, East Greenland, 1990
Mont Forel, East Greenland, 1990. A Norwegian expedition was led by Allan Sande and the other members were Otto A. Bå...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
North America, Greenland, Rødebjerg, East Greenland
Rødebjerg, East Greenland. An expedition was in the Angmagssalik area from July 2 to August 1. The leader was Scot Jackie ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
North America, Greenland, Sangmissoq
Sangmissoq. Our French expedition climbed Sangmissoq (2060 meters, 6759 feet) on the south shore of Evinghedsfjord. The first ascent had been made ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
South America, Peru-Cordillera Blanca, Huascará Sur, North Face
Huascarán Sur, North Face. In 1990 after my solo ascent of the Richey- Brewer route on Chacraraju, I tried to ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
South America, Peru-Cordillera Blanca, Huandoy Este, 1988
Huandoy Este, 1988. In May, 1988, Adrian Baker and I climbed a new route on the southeast face of Huandoy Este. This ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
South America, Peru-Cordillera Blanca, Pukarashta Group and Pukahirca Sur Tragedy
Pukarashta Group and Pukahirca Sur and Tragedy. Above an Alpamayo Base Camp in the Arhueikocha Quebrada is the long Pukahirka-Pukarashta ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
South America, Peru-Cordillera Blanca, Kurikashajana
Kurikashajana. On July 14, Briton Mick Davie soloed the southeast face of Kurikashajana (5510 meters, 18,078 feet) from the Quebrada Santa Cruz. He ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
South America, Peru-Cordillera Blanca, Abasraju Attempt, Paqtsaraju, San Juan, Shaqsha
Abasraju Attempt, Paqtsaraju, San Juan, Shaqsha. I climbed the south side of Abasraju, thinking I was on a different mountain. ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
South America, Peru-Cordillera Blanca, Cayesh, Cordillera Blanca
Cayesh, Cordillera Blanca. The west face of Cayesh has lost a great deal of snow and ice in the past ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
South America, Bolivia, Casiri, Cordillera Real, 1990
Casiri, Cordillera Real, 1990. After being attacked twice by locals on the three-day hike from Achacachi to the southern base of ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
South America, Bolivia, Illampu West Face, Three Routes and Other Climbs
Illampu West Face, Three Routes and Other Climbs. On June 25, Miha Vreca and Marko Vrevc climbed a new route on ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
South America, Bolivia, Huayna Potosí, East Face, 1990
Huayna Potosí, East Face, 1990. Juan Carlos Vázquez, Enrique Rey. Julian Hevia and I made a new route on the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
South America, Bolivia, Huayna Potosí, West Face, 1990
Huayna Potosi, West Face, 1990. Argentines Horacio and Carolina Godö, Marcelo Pagani and Spaniard Alvaro Enriquez climbed a new route on ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
South America, Bolivia, Cordilleras Real and Quimsa Cruz, 1990
Cordilleras Real and Quimsa Cruz, 1990. Neil Howell and I arrived at Mina La Argentina on the eastern side of the ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
South America, Bolivia, Cordilleras Quimsa Cruz and Santa Vera Cruz
Cordilleras Quimsa Cruz and Santa Vera Cruz. During a six-week stay in the area of La Paz, I made three ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
South America, Bolivia, Araca Group, Northern Quimsa Cruz
Araca Group, Northern Quimsa Cruz. From June 16 to 27, our party of six climbed in the Araca group, a forest of ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
South America, Bolivia, Cerro Taruj Uma?a, East Face and Other Climbs, Araca Group, Cordillera Quimsa Cruz
Cerro Taruj Umaña, East Face and Other Climbs, Araca Group, Cordillera Quimsa Cruz. Our Swiss expedition was composed of ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
South America, Bolivia, P c.5030, Near Torrini, Quimsa Cruz, 1990
P C.5030, Near Torrini, Quimsa Cruz, 1990. From Viloco, Jim Petroske and I followed the road to Araca for 10 kilometers and ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
South America, Chile–Northern Andes, Aquas Calientes, Second Ascent
Aguas Calientes, Second Ascent. Brian Baker and I formed the 1991 British Andean Volcanoes Expedition, which lasted from July 28 to September 7. ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
South America, Argentina–Northern Andes, Nevado de Pissis and Other Ascents, 1990
Nevado de Pissis and Other Ascents, 1990. Italians led by Luciano Gadenz was active in early 1990 in the high, barren area ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
South America, Argentina–Central Andes, Cerro Natividad and Other Ascents, 1990-1
Cerro Natividad and Other Ascents, 1990-1. On March 19, 1990, four Argentine climbers led by Antonio Beorchia made the second ascent of ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
South America, Argentina–Central Andes, Aconcagua South Face
Aconcagua South Face. On January 3,I managed to climb the south face of Aconcagua on the direct (Messner) route, solo, ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
South America, Argentina–Central Andes, Aconcagua, Ascent by the Youngest Female
Aconcagua, Ascent by the Youngest Female. Nerea Ariz, daughter of the well known Spanish climber, Gregorio Ariz Martinez, climbed to ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992
South America, Argentina–Central Andes, Cerro Agua Negra, 1990
Cerro Agua Negra, 1990. A very fine route, the southeast ridge of Cerro Agua Negra (5484 meters, 17,991 feet), near the international pass ...
AAJ
Climbs And Expeditions
1992